August 22, 2020
As a nurse and family member of a loved one who passed, I understand how difficult it can be to hear from a healthcare professional that your family member would benefit from hospice. Hospice to many means end of life, no hope, imminent death. The fact is, hospice is so much more. Listen as my two guest, Wendy Matthews, Director of Business Development and Kim Schortmann, MS, OTR/L, MBA, Community Education Liaison from Ascend Hospice share their passion, personal experiences, provide education, separate facts from myths and answer important questions everyone should know regarding hospice and palliative care.
To learn more about Ascend Hospice go to www.ascendhealth.com
August 13, 2020
The North Central Massachusetts Faith Based Community Coalition
(NCMFBCC) was founded in December of 2010 in Fitchburg, Massachusetts.
Local area pastors, congregation members and residents joined forces to
improve lives of individuals and families in North Central Massachusetts. Join guest, Kathleen Craigen, former Administrative Assistant and current volunteer as she shares her personal story of how she became involved with the organization, their mission, significant impact on the lives of those they serve, their programs, and how you can get involved. To learn more: https://www.facebook.com/NCMFaithBasedCommunityCoalition/
July 30, 2020
Assisted Living Locators is a FREE service offering search and placement for seniors and their families in need of the perfect Assisted Living home. Join my guest, Jon Younger, CSA, CDP, Owner, Assisted Living Locators as he shares his passion, his "why" and how he helps and guides families through the process of exploring senior living options to finding the perfect assisted living and new home for their loved loves. To find out more contact Jon at 508-878-8878 or click https://assistedlivinglocators.com/care-advisor/nemass
July 9, 2020
According to Andi Andrew, author of She is Free, "many of us are living in captivity to fear, anger, shame, isolation, unforgiveness and control". The good news is we can learn to break free from these prisons! Join my guest, Emily Vazquez from Excel Church in Leominster and I as we dive deeper into this book and these emotions, share our own personal experiences, discuss the importance of self-awareness, how to begin the process towards freedom and resources available. A special thank you to Andi Andrew for sharing your heart and keeping it real and transforming the lives of millions through this book. Link to Excel Church Shame Off You Series: https://www.excelchurchma.com/messages/shame-off-you/
May 27, 2020
According to the ADA, all individuals living with Diabetes should attend Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support Programs. The sad reality is that only 5-7% do. My guest, Dr. Suzanne Mitchell and her team developed a new 3D virtual health coaching community for people living with Diabetes and other chronic diseases called See Yourself Health, LLC. It's mission is to provide education, social support and a community where people can translate what they learn in the virtual world to real life changes to successfully manage their disease. Hear her story, the research behind this new concept, how and why it works and how you can join for FREE.
May 22, 2020
Let Us Know Crisis Center INC, or LUK Inc. has been making a difference in the community for 50 years. Their goal is to challenge and inspire youth, adults, and families to realize their unique potential through community-based prevention, intervention, education, and support services. Join my guest, Sophie Weitzman, Community Engagement Specialist as she shares her personal story with LUK, it's history, services, resources, new telehealth visits during COVID-19 and ways you can be involved.
May 18, 2020
Strength training has multiple benefits but can it be used for fighting Covid-19? According to my guest Dr. William Shang, Clinical Pathologist, Lab Director, Cornell University and Author of "The FIRST Program" and "The Thin Prediabetic", simple strength exercises can prevent metabolic syndrome and lower risks serious complications from Covid-19. Learn more then download Dr. Shang's free home program to get started. http://tiny.cc/ok39mz
May 18, 2020
Frontline healthcare workers are true heroes putting themselves in harm's way everyday caring for those with Covid-19. My guest Dr. Edna MarkAddy, Hospitalist and Founder, Medhealth Centers is one of them. Listen as she shares her personal journey on the frontlines lines during this pandemic. Learn about the challenges and emotional impact healthcare professionals face every day and what each of us MUST do to make to continue to make a difference as the country moves to reopen.
May 13, 2020
Self Care has never been more important then now, especially for frontline workers. Join me and my guest, Debbie Lyn Toomey, RN, BSN, CIPP, FIEL, Health and Happiness Specialist, Speaker, Author and Mindfulness Educator as we explore mindfulness, health and happiness during this pandemic. Learn how Debbie is using her expertise and passion to help nurses on the frontlines. Leave with 2 simple mindfulness self care techniques everyone can incorporate into their daily lives starting today!
April 13, 2020
Ageless Grace Brain Health is a fitness and movement program designed specifically to activate the five primary functions of the brain. It was created by Denise Medved after years of research and pilot programs. It is now practiced worldwide in 29 countries as well as across the United States. Join Denise and I as she shares her passion and expertise on brain health, why and how she created Ageless Grace and how Ageless Grace can help everyone achieve brain health at any age!